10 Tips for Awesome Digital Citizenship

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Penny Rayhill on episode 502 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Tech Coach Penny Rayhill shares ten tips for awesome digital citizenship.

Effective Digital Citizenship Education

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Digital citizenship education doesn’t work in a lecture format. Dr. Kristen Mattson, author of Digital Citizenship in Action talks about how they’ve integrated digital citizenship into all of their courses at her school and how you can too.

5 Things About Effective Digital Citizenship You Need to Know

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Mike Ribble on episode 460 of the 10-Minute Teacher Mike Ribble, a digital citizenship expert, shares five important things every educator should know about digital citizenship.

5 Ways to Teach Digital Citizenship (and the 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship)

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What are the essential things we need to teach students about digital citizenship? Free Digital Citizenship Webinar Recording] 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship. Developing a Digital Citizenship Curriculum. Effective Digital Citizenship Education. What Your Students Really Need to Know About Digital Citizenship. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Ann Oro: Developing A Digital Citizenship Curriculum

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Ann Oro helped her diocese develop curriculum standards for digital citizenship by grade level. Ann Oro: A Digital Citizenship Curriculum. So today we’re going to talk about, “What should we be teaching kids about digital citizenship?”.

How to Amplify Kindergarten and Elementary Voices

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From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter First-grade teacher Danielle Moore has worked with early elementary and kindergarten students as she helps them amplify their voice.

Understanding The Deep Fake: A Troubling Trend

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In 2013-2015 he taught 4th and 5th grade STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) at Independence Elementary in Yukon Public Schools in Oklahoma. He is the author of several books on effectively using digital technologies to communicate and assess learning.

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Project Pals: The Perfect PBL Software for Project Based Learning

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This digital citizenship project is aligned with several Common Core State Standards. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

5 Home and Smart Phone Filtering Options for Parents

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They were not a Disney company, but Disney purchased them in the last 18 months. So as we’re responsible adults, raising children in a digital age — particularly with things like the dark web out there, from my perspective there are just a lot of things that kids are not ready for yet.

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10 More Digital Citizenship Resources: The Web in the Classroom…Part 4

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In this post I would like to introduce 10 more resources that are available for facilitating proper digital citizenship in the classroom. I have traveled the country delivering PD relating to technology integration, PBL, STEM, Digital Literacy, and the 4 C’s.

Wanda Terral: 5 Ways to Help Kids Understand Digital Safety Without Scaring Them To Death

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Safe experiences with monitoring and support can help children understand digital safety. In today’s show, Wanda Terral talks about how to help kids understand digital safety. 5 Ways to Help Kids Understand Digital Safety Without Scaring Them To Death.

Digital Leadership with Students and Social Media featuring Jennifer Casa-Todd

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Digital Leadership with Students and Social Media featuring Jennifer Casa-Todd. 10-Minute Teacher Podcast Episode 124: Digital Leadership with Students and Social Media featuring Jennifer Casa-Todd. VICKI: Today we are thinking about digital leadership. What is digital leadershp?

Bullying and Cyberbullying: The Things You Need to Know

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I think we need to remember that there’s a digital component now to leadership and citizenship. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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7 Global Project Ideas from a Leading 3rd Grade Classroom

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Automatically transfer grades into any digital grade book. Step 1: Teach Digital Citizenship. At the beginning, I do a lot of work on digital citizenship — that we behave on social media the way we do in real life.

Global Education Conference 2017 #globaled17

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You can take them and travel digitally to other places. Currently an education consultant advising a variety of organizations, Lucy Gray previously taught elementary grade levels in Chicago Public Schools and middle school computer science at the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools.

The Facebook Scandal: What Can We Learn as Educators

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We just need to do a better job of educating ourselves as teachers and educating our students on being good digital citizens. His tagline on Twitter is that he is one of the world’s oldest digital natives! This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

5 Reasons Teachers Using Tech are Super Heroes with Kecia Ray

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This fun, visual tool lets students explore 150 different science and social studies units for elementary and middle school learners. Dr. Ray is the Executive Director of the Center for Digital Education and an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University.

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Digital Citizenship Toolbox Yesterday, I had the opportunity to talk with third graders about digital citizenship. I love talking about digital citizenship with elementary students because it is such an easy age to influence them to be good digital citizens.

Hyperdocs Literacy Task Boards and Flipgrid Reading Circles

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But going for this digital task board or the hyperdoc task board has just created a lot of excitement in the class. Vicki: As I’m looking at it, you’ve got flipgrid, you’ve got it easy to have conversations using digital tools.

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Kayla Delzer: 3 Ways to Promote Student Leadership in the Classroom

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The whole reason behind having these accounts is of course to share our story with the world, but more importantly to teach my students about how to appropriately behave on social media and how to use digital citizenship early on, before they actually have those accounts at home with their families.

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Kyle Pearce: How to Make Math Visual

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Free Digital Citizenship Webinar: Thursday, May 10 at 5pm ET, join me for the 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship sponsored by NetRef AND get a free pilot of NetRef’s internet management and monitoring solution. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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Infographics in Education with Eileen Lennon

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She had spoken to a bunch of the students in the city system and asked what would speak to them, what they would want as material to learn about digital citizenship. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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5 Ideas for Writing with Technology

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The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend.

4 Steps towards digital wellness for students

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As Oxford professors put it , “The debate over digital technology and young people needs less shock and more substance”. What is digital wellness? Why we need digital wellness in schools. Read more: Digital literacy vs. Computer literacy: Students need to develop both.

Using the Tools Appropriately: Unpacking ISTE Standard #2

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ISTE Student Standard #2 Digital Citizen: Students recognize the rights, responsibilities, and opportunities of living, learning and working in an interconnected digital world, and they act and model in ways that are safe, legal and ethical.

Answering the President’s Call for #CSforAll

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Mineola Union Free School District obtained commitments from Queensboro Community College and technology company CORE BTS to provide high school students the ability to earn a Certificate in Internet and Information Technology (32 credits) at no cost to the student. Lincoln Public Schools , a K-5 partner district of Code.org, will teach CS Fundamentals in all 39 of its elementary schools during the 2016-2017 school year, reaching nearly 19,000 students.

The Next Big Trends in #EdTech from @ISTE CEO Richard Culatta at #ISTE19

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Fortunately, teachers like April Keck DeGennaro who teaches at Peoples Elementary School in Georgia is. Digital Citizenship: Student Style Dr. Marialice B. Curran Dee, Dr. Curran's son, explained that to learn about the digital world, kids need to be in it.

3 Free SEL Activities from SafeSchools

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Q Wunder is an engaging SEL curriculum for preK – 4th grade that uses a gamified environment with both hands-on and digital components, such as a board game and an app. Beyond Digital Literacy: How EdTech Fosters Children’s Social-Emotional Development.

How to Qualify Online Tutoring Services

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Online tutor or homework help companies even have their own website and own application for communication. Ask about the quality of the service of the company or the tutor they worked with. If they have unsatisfied client, chances are you will find them ranting about the company online.

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3 Free SEL Activities from SafeSchools

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Q Wunder is an engaging SEL curriculum for preK – 4th grade that uses a gamified environment with both hands-on and digital components, such as a board game and an app. Beyond Digital Literacy: How EdTech Fosters Children’s Social-Emotional Development.

PASCO Motion Sensor–A Must for Science Classes

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You can also visit PASCO website’s Digital Library for hundreds of free labs and experiments that can be sorted by age group (elementary, MS, HS, AP, or University) or subject. Know that I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend. . She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

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Website Review: Prodigy Game

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Your students are assigned user names and passwords which they then use to log in from their digital device. I was introduced to this math game through an email from the company. They are so excited to play and learn!” – Sue McCulloch, Grade 3/4 Northport Elementary School.

Program Combatting Privacy and Tech Overuse Encourages Students to Take Control

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Parents need to learn what privacy really means in the digital world. Reputational Harm and Digital Footprint. Here, the conversation centers around students’ digital footprints and a healthy technology balance. edWeb Blog digital literacy Social Media Technology

Maryland Educator Ali Schilpp Named 2018 School Librarian of the Year by School Library Journal

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In addition to receiving a comprehensive suite of prizes provided by the program’s sponsor, the global children’s publishing, education, and media company Scholastic, Ali Schilpp is currently featured on the cover of the September 2018 issue of SLJ.

3 Great Special Needs Digital Tools

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Mixed in with the scores of digital tools I see every week, I’ve found three that stand above the rest and will quickly become staples in your teaching toolkit: Sonocent–for note-taking and study skills. Audio Notetaker is a robust digital note-taking and study tool.

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